Get ready for an adrenaline-pumping cycling extravaganza at the GIRO DI SAN DIEGO! 🚴♀️🚴♂️ Mark your calendars for June 8, 2024, and be part of this epic event starting at 7:15 AM sharp. The excitement kicks off and concludes at Escondido's beautiful Ryan Park, ensuring a memorable day of two-wheeled adventure.
Why should you join us? Well, we've got something for everyone, with four amazing road routes to choose from:
🏁 GranFondo – Mesa Grande (95 mi)
🏁 GranFondo – Palomar (59 mi)
🏁 MedioFondo (30 mi)
🏁 PiccoloFondo (20 mi)
But that's just the beginning! The GIRO is famous for its challenging and picturesque routes, outstanding ride support, mouthwatering food both on and off the course, and a post-ride party! 🎉
Here's what you can expect:
✅ Mass Start Event: All road rides start together at 7:15 AM, creating an electrifying mass start experience that'll have you revved up and ready to roll.
✅ Perfect June Weather: Take advantage of the cooler June weather and Saturday scheduling to escape the desert traffic on the roads. It's a win-win!
✅ CHP on-route: Safety first! The California Highway Patrol is there to ensure your ride is smooth ride, providing assistance if needed.
✅ Chip Timed Routes so you can know your times year after year
✅ Timed Climb of Palomar Mountain: For the fearless, conquer the timed climb of Palomar Mountain and add an extra layer of excitement to your ride.
✅ Finisher's Medal: Every participant receives a well-deserved finisher's medal to commemorate your achievement.
✅ KOM/QOM Prizes: Be a King or Queen of the Mountain and win fabulous prizes in various age categories.
✅ Fantastic Rest Stops: Refuel and recharge at well-stocked rest stops along the route, keeping your energy levels soaring.
✅ Italian Lunch: After the race, savor an Italian feast that'll transport your taste buds to Italy and add a touch of culture to your day.
✅ SAG & Mechanical Support: Worried about bike troubles? Don't be! We've got support vehicles and skilled mechanics on standby to assist you.
✅ Beer Garden and Live Band: Keep the party going with a lively beer garden supporting Life Sports Foundation and an epic live band, the perfect way to celebrate your achievement.
✅ Bike Parking Valet: Rest easy knowing your bike is safe and sound with our post-ride bike parking valet service.
✅ Custom Jerseys and T-Shirts: Want to remember this extraordinary day? Grab custom event jerseys and t-shirts in both men's and women's styles.
✅ Ride for a Cause: We proudly support the Life Sports Foundation, a local and worthy charity organization. If you're up for the challenge of fundraising, we've got rewards waiting for you:
🌟 Raise $600 - Get 1 Free Ride in Giro di San Diego + 1 Giro Jersey
🌟 Raise $1000+ - Get 1 Free Ride + 1 Giro Jersey + 1 T-shirt
🌟 Raise $2000+ - Get 2 Free Giro Rides + 2 Jerseys + 2 T-shirts
Your efforts make a difference, and all money raised above your entry fee goes directly to the charity, with tax-deductible receipts provided.
So, are you ready to pedal your heart out, enjoy stunning routes, indulge in delicious food, and party like never before? Join us at the GIRO DI SAN DIEGO for a cycling experience that'll leave you breathless and exhilarated! 🌞🚴♀️🚴♂️🏅🍻 #GiroSanDiego #CyclingAdventure
Get ready to make a difference as you gear up for an epic cycling adventure! We invite you to join us in supporting the Life Sports Foundation because we believe that ALL LIVES can be made better through sports. Your participation can be a catalyst for positive change, empowerment, and giving back to the community.
Here's how you can get involved and be a part of this incredible mission:
🌟 Fundraise for Life Sports Foundation: Sign up as a fundraiser and embark on a journey to make a lasting impact. Your fundraising efforts will support Challenged Athletes and provide foster children with access to sports, enriching their lives in profound ways.
🌟 Donate: If fundraising isn't your thing, consider making a donation. Your contribution, no matter the amount, plays a crucial role in changing lives and providing hope to those who need it most.
🌟 Rewards for Generosity: We appreciate your commitment to our cause. When you donate or raise $600 or more, we want to express our gratitude by offering you a special reward – Your Ride and Jersey for Free! It's our way of saying thank you for your dedication to making a positive impact.
Life Sports Foundation is a reputable organization with the highest rating of Platinum on GuideStar. You can learn more about their incredible work by visiting their website at www.lifesportsfoundation.com.
Look out for an email containing a link to your customizable fundraising page. Additionally, you can access fundraising tools by logging into your Active Account. We've made it easy for you to get started and make a meaningful difference.
Cancellation Policy: Please note that we do not offer refunds, but we do permit transfers. If you need to transfer your registration, simply email us up to 2 weeks before the event, and a transfer fee of $20 will apply.
Thank you for your generosity, commitment, and willingness to be a force for good through the Giro di San Diego. Together, we can create positive change and bring the joy of sports to those who need it most.
Saddle up, make a difference, and ride with purpose!
Here is the link to set up your fundraising page When you Reach the $600 mark we will refund your registration
Event details and schedule
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